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Five Fun Family Activities

New to the area and wondering where to take the family for a great day out? Here’s our pick of ‘Five Fun Family Activities’ in Herefordshire that will leave you wanting more. Here’s to the memories and fun, we hope you enjoy them.

The Viking Games, Middle Cefn, The Stables, Hereford HR2 0JH

If you’re a lover of all things Nordic. Enjoyed watching The Last Kingdom. Were glued to the Vikings series or the ever funny Norsemen on Netflix. You’re going to love The Viking Games.

It’s a brilliant opportunity to get the family together for a fantastic day out. In the gorgeous surroundings of Herefordshire’s Golden Valley try your hand at traditional Nordic games that have been adapted for some twenty-first century fun.

Who will be the victor at Axe Throwing, Archery, Bullrings, Kubb, Molkky or Stige? Who will be crowned the true Viking warrior?

It’s a fantastic day out that everyone will enjoy.

Wye Valley Falconry

If you and your family enjoy being outdoors then you’ll love spending time with Wye Valley Falconry deep in the beautiful Herefordshire countryside. Rated by TripAdvisor as the No.1 outdoor attraction in Herefordshire, Wye Valley Falconry offers enthralling opportunities to fly and handle birds of prey, raptors and owls as part of their experience sessions.

Observing these fabulous birds in their natural environment is absolutely wonderful. If you’re a keen photographer you won’t want to put your camera down. It’s a unique experience that can be enjoyed by all the family.

Whether you just love the outdoors or enjoy photography, this is a really unique experience.

Eastnor Pottery, Home Farm, Eastnor, Ledbury, Herefordshire HR8 1RD

This idyllic pottery studio located in the beautiful surroundings of Eastnor Castle in east Herefordshire has to be one of the friendliest and welcoming places for a family day out. Offering a range of experiences for you to enjoy. It’s perfect for special occasions and celebrations. If you’re already an expert at crafting a pot or two or perhaps haven’t ever tried it before, it doesn’t matter. What we do know for sure is that your session with the team will be full of laughter and fun. You’ll leave with some great memories and a pottery creation or two.

Oaker Wood Leisure, nr. Kingsland, Herefordshire HR6 9PT

Set in 175 acres of mature woodland and lakes deep within Mortimer Country Oaker Wood is a popular choice for family days out and holidays. This amazing activity centre offers painting, quad bike trekking, raft building, clay pigeon shooting, low rope assault course, high ropes and target shooting. So there’s something for just about everyone. Why not combine all these great activities with a stay in their superb glamping village. Make that family get together or special celebration one to remember.

Golden Valley Llamas, Old King Street Llama Farm, Ewyas Harold, Hereford HR2 0HB

If you’ve never tried Llama trekking then you really must. This unique experience at Golden Valley Llamas is just amazing and the family will love it. Call the llamas in, halter, groom and enjoy their company as you walk through beautiful farmland and Herefordshire countryside together. These fabulous animals are full of character and fun and are old hands at making sure you have an enjoyable time trekking with them.

We hope you enjoy our Five Fun Family Activities this Autumn.

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